Mosquito-Borne Diseases

Protecting the Public Health

In the event that mosquito populations pose a risk or become a public nuisance, we readily respond by implementing the City's Vector Control Plan.

Our goal as a City is to protect the health of community by managing immature and adult mosquitoes so they do not create a significant danger to our community. 

Types of Mosquito Borne Disease

There are four main types of Mosquito-Borne Disease that have been detected in North Texas: You can find more information here:

You can also learn more about ways to protect yourself, your home and your family using these simple mosquito prevention tips:
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